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A Huge Spider in a Lettuce Packet Is What Arachnophobic Nightmares Are Made of
Offbeat  (tags: spider, salad, arachnophobia, Australia, supermarket, arachnid, foodinteresting )

Shelli
- 1 day ago - mashable.com
An Australian woman has shared a terrifying Snapchat video of a huge spider crawling in her pre-packaged lettuce. It's enough to give you nightmares for a month. (I think it would be cool & want it for a pet. :)
Stand Up For Stunt People! They Deserve An Academy Award Too!
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, pictures, humans )

Eileen
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
If you have ever enjoyed a movie, held your breath during an impossible leap from a building, thrilled at the high speed chase, or clung to the edge of your seat when good and evil fought it out on the big screen, then please sign this petition
âEUR~Gunman and Four AccomplicesâEUR(TM) Are Arrested Over the Death of British Pilot Roger Gower Whose Helicopter Was Shot Down By Ivo
Offbeat  (tags: Roger Gowet, pilot, shot, murdered, British, ivory, poacher )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A group of five people have been arrested in connection to the killing of British helicopter pilot Roger Gower who was fatally gunned down by elephant poachers in Tanzania.
New Zealand Politician Hit in the Face With a Flying Pink Dildo
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, off-beat, politicians, getting wanged, dildo, very good throw, beyond satire. unusual )

Louise
- 1 day ago - mashable.com
New Zealand Economics Minister Steven Joyce had a bad day when someone threw a sex toy at him. At least he did not have his mouth open.
15 Annoying Human Behaviors That Are Ok When A Dog Does It
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, off-beat, pets, humor, odd, performance, funny )

Hanna
- 1 day ago - barkpost.com
Sometimes life really makes you thinkâEUR¦ wouldnâEUR(TM)t it be great if you had your dogâEUR(TM)s life?
The Holistic Doctor Deaths The Updated List
Offbeat  (tags: mystery, deaths )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - healthnutnews.com
This is a belated but ongoing story dated the past Oct. but nonetheless interesting if it were missed. The latest being February 1, 2016
Australia Is Accused of 'Airbrushing' History as It Bars British Families From Centenary Commemoration of WWI Battle
Offbeat  (tags: Australia, history, war, British, memorials )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
Australia has been criticised for the banning families of fallen British soldiers from the First World War Battle of Fromelles centenary commemorations.
Duck-Billed Wildebeest Bewilders Scientists
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, unusual, bizarre, off-beat, odd, interesting, news )

Hanna
- 1 day ago - examiner.com
Prehistoric animals can look pretty darned weird. Now scientists report the discovery of several really strange fossilized skulls of ancient duck-billed wildebeest on Kenya's Rusinga Island, that suggest its nose looked very similar to the lambeosaurine
New Study Proves Dogs Really Do âEUR~GetâEUR(TM) Us
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, pets, unusual, interesting )

Hanna
- 13 hours ago - care2.com
Like a lot of pet owners, I like to believe my dogs understand when IâEUR(TM)m sad or angry or happy. In fact, IâEUR(TM)ve been sick with the flu, and whenever I blow my nose, my dog Ella walks over to me, tail wagging, and plops her head on my lap.
'Sampson the Blind Wonder Dog' Wins Friends on Cape Cod and Beyond
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, pets, unusual )

Hanna
- 12 hours ago - barnstablepatriot.com
At 70 pounds, Sampson is approaching his adult weight, but heâEUR(TM)s still a puppy at heart. He prances and all but dances in the sand on a recent outing at Craigville Beach; he leaps and races in circles. You would never know he is blind.
MaggieâEUR(TM)s Home Transformed Into a Palace Fit for An Oligarch: Grade II-Listed Mansion Where Lady Thatcher Spent Final Years Goe
Offbeat  (tags: Maggie thatcher, mansion, for sale, prime minister, UK )

Scooby
- 10 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Boasting a private cinema, gym and walk-in wine cellar, this sprawling townhouse in the most desirable part of Central London would be ideal for a Russian oligarch with a spare £30 million.
   

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